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Author Herrndorf, Wolfgang, 1965-2013.
Title Why we took the car / Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., [2014]
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Little Whit Young Adult  YA-HS H    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description 245 pages ; 22 cm
Summary Mike Klingenberg is a troubled fourteen-year-old from a disfunctional family in Berlin who thinks of himself as boring, so when a Russian juvenile delinquent called Tschick begins to pay attention to him and include Mike in his criminal activities, he is excited--until those activities lead to disaster on the Autobahn.
Note Translated from the German.
Subject Russians -- Germany -- Berlin -- Juvenile fiction.
Immigrants -- Germany -- Berlin -- Juvenile fiction.
Automobile theft -- Juvenile fiction.
Juvenile delinquents -- Germany -- Juvenile fiction.
Self-esteem -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Berlin (Germany) -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre or Form Young adult fiction.
Added Author Mohr, Tim, translator.
Added Title Tschick. English
ISBN 9780545481809 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
0545481805 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
9780545481816 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
0545481813 (paperback ; alkaline paper)